Boxing - Maidana stuns Broner in unanimous decision

Marcos Maidana pulled off a huge upset as he defeated WBA welterweight champion Adrien Broner by a unanimous decision in San Antonio.

Boxing - Maidana stuns Broner in unanimous decision

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Marcos Maidana celebrates his unanimous decision against Adrien Broner becoming the new WBA Welterweight Title champion at Alamodome

Maidana knocked Broner down in the second and eighth rounds with superb left hooks to the head at the Alamodome in the 12-round contest.

The final scores from the judges read: 115-110, 116-109, 117-109.

Broner was hurt with five big hooks in the final rounds as Maidana closed out a fine win against the champion who came into the fight with a record of 27-1 and 22 knock-outs.

Referee Lawrence Cole took a point away from Maidana for a head-butt in the eighth round after a knockdown while Broner was repeatedly warned for shoving without punishment.

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